article thumbnail

When Philosophy Meets Virtual Reality


“Virtual reality encompasses virtual unreality.” Predictive representations are illusions that are unreal and counterfactual. PSM-actions”: a test subject lies in a nuclear magnetic resonance tomograph at the Weizmann Institute in Israel. ideally, by creating a consistent self-model in the user (p. Cohen et al.,

article thumbnail

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review


The German auto manufacturer evaluates design features in virtual reality before building prototypes in actual reality, using the famous high-quality physics-based rendering power of Unreal for the game engine and using the HTC Vive for the VR hardware. …and just a few more. 6 AREAS OF OPPORTUNITY FOR AR INVESTORS.

AR 150

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

article thumbnail

OpenSim year in review

Hypergrid Business

I’m not including Israel-based Eureka World on this list, which gained 593 active users last year but is primarily an educational grid. Exo-Life : gained 253 active users. Kroatan Grid : gained 207 active users. Virtual ABDL Grid : gained 161 active users. Craft World : gained 161 active users.

article thumbnail

Top 50 Asian Virtual Reality-Augmented Reality Leaders,Evangelists, Investors & Influencers


Before his entrepreneurial work, Mahajan was an engineer at Epic Games on the Unreal Engine and Gears of War. DTCP operates and invests in Europe, the US and Israel. Prior to Presence Capital, he was the founder and CTO of MyMiniLife (acquired by Zynga) and the founder and CEO of Toro (acquired by Google). 14- Kai Liang.